Scholarships are available to students at MHS at the local, regional, and national level. Money is generally awarded on the basis of academic achievement, other achievements within school or outside of school, or by special circumstances. Financial need is sometimes a consideration.
For questions regarding scholarships, please contact Krystal Salzmann, School Counselor and Scholarship Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or (715) 387-4332 x 3
*Many local scholarship applications are in Google Doc format. Students must be logged in with their school Google Account to access them.
We encourage all students and families to apply for financial aid through the FAFSA (Free Application for Student Aid). Many scholarships rely on the EFC (Expected Family Contribution) number to determine financial need, and will ask for that information on their applications. If you have any questions about FAFSA as it relates to scholarships, please contact Mrs. Salzmann.
Local, State and National Scholarships
Community Foundation of North Central WI Scholarships - Search for local/state opportunities. various award amounts and due dates (posted 2/2/21)
American Legion Scholarships - For seniors pursuing post-secondary education in WI. 3.0 minimum GPA. various due dates
Foster Hope Scholarship - For a senior who has been in foster care or kinship care and is pursing education in Wisconsin. due June 5th, 2021. $500 (posted 3/1/21)
Kids' Chance of WI Scholarship - For a student who had a parent with a work related serious injory or fatality. $500-$5,000 (posted 11/13/20)
Department of Children & Families Youth Out-of-Home Care Scholarship - For a student who has been in foster care and is pursuing a degree, license or certificate program. no due date $5,000 (updated fall 2020)
The College Board Opportunity Scholarships - For current juniors who are pursuing post-secondary education. multiple award amounts (posted 12/18/18)
Marshfield Area Community Foundation
Excellent local scholarship opportunities are found here.
There are a few good Internet search engines available for students to use to locate relevant scholarships. Google is always your friend, but below are some of the more popular scholarship searches. Remember! It should never cost you money to get free money. If you find a page that seems fishy, consult your counselor.
Chegg - https://www.chegg.com/scholarships
Fast Web - http://www.fastweb.com
SallieMae - https://www.salliemae.com/college-planning/college-scholarships/
Scholorships.com - https://www.scholarships.com/
Cappex - https://www.cappex.com/scholarships
Student Scholarships - http://www.studentscholarships.org/
BrokeScholar - https://www.brokescholar.com/
College Xpress - http://www.collegexpress.com/
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